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Ginkon
Ginkon Foundation donates 600 bags of rice to Gambians
Apr 29, 2020, 1:23 PM

Ginkon Development Foundation Monday donated food aid relief of six hundred bags of rice to its member community groups across the country.

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Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the SDGs are even more relevant today than ever before
Apr 29, 2020, 1:21 PM

Our world today is dealing with a crisis of monumental proportions.

IRENA
IRENA promotes widespread adoption of all forms of renewable energy
Apr 28, 2020, 3:05 PM

Officials of International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) said they are promoting the widespread adoption and sustainable use of all forms of renewable energy.

Qatari
Qatari philanthropist donates food items worth D1m
Apr 28, 2020, 1:50 PM

A Qatari philanthropist, last Friday donated food items worth over 1 million dalasi to needy Gambians across the country. The aim of the donation is to alleviate the hardship that needy families are going through as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Kebba Jallow
Ex-KMC mayor suggests gov’t, politicians & CSOs to form united front against covid-19
Apr 28, 2020, 1:48 PM


A one-time mayor of Kanifing Municipal Council, Kebba Jallow has suggested that Gambia government, politicians and civil society organisations form a united front in the fight against the global health threatening disease, coronavirus in the country.

Dr Ahmadou Lamin and Others
Over D9M Essau District Hospital Renovation contract awarded
Apr 28, 2020, 1:43 PM

Health Minister, Dr Ahmadou Lamin Samateh last Friday presided over the awarding of a D9, 415,000 dalasi contract for the refurbishment of Essau District Hospital to Mansa Construction at a ceremony held at the hospital complex.

Indian
Indian community reaches out to more communities in Gambia
Apr 28, 2020, 1:36 PM

As part of measures to ameliorate the living condition of many venerable communities in The Gambia, the Indian community in The Gambia on Sunday donated over 250 bags of food items to needy people in the country.

Bakang Community
Concerned Citizens donate sanitary items to Bakang community
Apr 27, 2020, 12:43 PM

Concerned Citizens of Jokadou Bakang on Saturday donated sanitary items and medicine to the village and its health clinic.

Amadou Sisawo
Gov’t officials must lead the promotion of social distancing’
Apr 27, 2020, 12:40 PM

Gambia Moral Congress Diaspora president, Amadou Sisawo, widely called “Amadou by-force’’ has reminded government officials that they must take the lead in practising social distancing to avoid the spread of the coronavirus disease.

Assan Jallow
Ramadan message from Khalif General of Bansang
Apr 27, 2020, 12:31 PM

Asalaamou Alaikum Wa rahmatullah Wa barakathu Alhamdoulillah Rabbil Aalameen. We thank almighty Allah for making us witness the commencement of the holy month of Ramadan.

Measures
Measures against Covid-19 in Cuba give results, scientists say
Apr 27, 2020, 12:22 PM

Havana, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) Measures applied in Cuba to contain the Covid-19 epidemic are paying off, according to the evaluation of scientists from the island at a meeting with President Miguel Díaz-Canel.

AGA
AGA Global extends Ramadan benevolence to 5 families
Apr 27, 2020, 12:16 PM

As Muslims commenced fasting in this year’s Holy month of Ramadan, AGA Global Ambassadors UK/Gambia, over the weekend supported five Gambian families with one hundred and fifty pounds sterling.

Medical suppliers
Jarra Central receives medical supplies
Apr 24, 2020, 12:35 PM

With support from Unique Foundation to help fight against COVID-19, the National Assembly member for Jarra Central, Kebba Jallow recently donated various medical items to the communities in Jarra Central.

Victims Centre gives
Victims Centre gives bags of rice to victims
Apr 24, 2020, 12:31 PM

Gambia Centre for Victims of Human Right Violations, on Thursday donated 250 bags of rice to the needy victims at a presentation ceremony held at its office in Kotu.

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HPB Industries presents food-stuff to Kembujeh Ward
Apr 24, 2020, 12:26 PM

Kembujeh Ward Councilor, Alieu K Darboe, Thursday received a donation of food items, worth D10, 000 from HPB Industries limited, an Indian manufacturing company specializing in processing, manufacturing and supplying of timber, cashew nuts and pavement of bricks in Kembujeh.

Papa Njie and GNCP
PPP leader donates food items to GNCP
Apr 23, 2020, 1:30 PM

As the impact of coronavirus pandemic continues to affect the country, leader and secretary general of Peoples’ Progressive Party (PPP), Papa Njie, has donated food items to the Gambia National Paralympic Committee (GNPC).

Jatta
RE: UNESCO GAPMIL YOUTH AMBASSARDORS’ – COVID 19 INFORMATION CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED
Apr 23, 2020, 1:26 PM

In West & Central Africa, The spread of COVID-19 has been accompanied by contagious of misinformation, creating fear and uncertainty among certain communities.

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